The post includes a video as well in which the lead designer talks about the process involved in getting your first legendary weapon.
Legendary weapons are the epitome of any MMO game. Adding these weapons to your inventory is no minor feat. A lot of dedication and gameplay hours are required to do so.
Legendary Weapons are an impressive meld of art and effects. They show off your accomplishments and allow you to change your character’s footprints, projectiles, and much more. They’re designed to stand out and show everyone that you are a true master of Guild Wars 2.
If you are playing Guild Wars 2 then the video below just might help you out.